Posts tagged with "STEM"


Livermore Lab gives Orion Academy intern a taste of possible career in 'squishy science'

June 29, 2015 -  
In a continuing partnership with Orion Academy, the Engineering Directorate at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is hosting Marissa Hall, a senior from Orion, as this year’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) intern. Located in Moraga, Orion Academy occupies a unique,...

Meet John McCrea: future aerospace engineer

June 26, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...

San Joaquin 'Expanding Your Horizons' conference scheduled for Saturday, Oct.10

June 24, 2015 -  
The 23rd annual San Joaquin Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) Conference has been set for Saturday, Oct. 10, at the University of the Pacific in Stockton. Registration will open Aug. 1 and is limited to the first 550 registrants. This popular daylong event is held for girls, grades 6-12, to increase...

Community Gift Program accepting applications

June 1, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS) is accepting applications for its annual Community Gift Program for 2015. LLNS manages the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration. Established in 2008, the Community Gift Program...

Teacher Research Academy registration open

March 25, 2015 -  
LIVERMORE, California – Registration is now open for the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) 2015 Teacher Research Academy (TRA). The TRA offers middle and high school science teachers and community college faculty a professional development curriculum during the summer months at the...
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‘Science On Screen’ pairs menacing microbes lecture with the film ‘Contagion’

March 18, 2015 -  
Who: The second in the Science on Screen series features Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) biomedical scientist Beth Vitalis, who will present “Menacing Microbes: Protein Models Reveal Secrets.” Vitalis has provided guidance of bioinformatics efforts supporting pathogen detection and...

Conference provides girls a peek into their future

March 4, 2015 -  
It was a fun-filled and enlightening day for more than 400 girls in grades 6 to 9 when they attended the Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons (TVEYH) Conference on the Las Positas College campus on Saturday. The annual event, now in its 37th year, is geared to increase interest and foster awareness...
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‘Science on Saturday’ lecture to explore computer simulations of earthquakes

March 2, 2015 -  
Lawrence Livermore scientist Arthur Rodgers and Los Gatos High School teacher Dan Burns will present “Computer Simulations of Earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay Area,” the final lecture in the 2015 Science on Saturday series for students. WHAT: This informative and entertaining lecture will cover...

Las Positas College to host annual Tri-Valley ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ conference

Feb. 25, 2015 -  
Who : More than 300 girls in grades 6-9 will gather to meet scientists and engineers and explore careers in math and science at the 37th annual Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizon’s Conference. What: The Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons Conference is an annual event geared to increase interest and...
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DOE video series features Livermore analyst

Feb. 23, 2015 -  
Suzanne Singer, an energy and thermal fluids analyst at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), recently became the first LLNL employee to be featured in the Department of Energy’s #WomenInSTEM video series , where she discusses her research and how she is using her knowledge to help Native...